Missouri freshman Michael Porter Jr. leads the Tigers in scoring against Kansas, racking up 21 points and showing the skills that made him the No. 2 prospect in the 2017 class.
Texas' hard-running freshman quarterback Sam Ehlinger was held out of Sunday's practice after being evaluated for a head injury sustained in Saturday's loss to Oklahoma State.
Kansas coach Bill Self was not receptive to the idea of a return of the Jayhawks' rivalry with Missouri, despite playing an exhibition Sunday against the Tigers to raise money for hurricane victims.
Rivals Kansas and Missouri, who have not played since the Tigers left the Big 12 in 2012, raised more than $1.75 million for hurricane relief with Sunday's exhibition game that was arranged just over a week ago.
Scott Sutton, son of longtime coach Eddie Sutton and brother of former coach Sean Sutton, will return to Oklahoma State as an assistant on the men's basketball staff.
Filip Petrusev, who helped Serbia win the U18 European Championship this summer, has picked Gonzaga over a number of Power 5 programs.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|8||West VirginiaWVU||Big 12||28-9||8||25||12||24|
|21||Iowa StateISU||Big 12||24-11||21||2||15||22|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).